Yoyo Wallet, a London, UK-based mobile payment and customer engagement platform, raised £12m in Series B funding.
The Scottish-European Growth Co-investment Programme will invest additional £200m in companies operating across Scotland.
TLcom Capital, a London, UK and Nairobi, Kenya-based venture capital firm, raised $40m in the first close of its newest Africa fund.
Now Healthcare Group (NHG), a Salford Quays, UK-based provider of digital healthcare services, received a GBP£4m minority investment from health cash plan provider Medicash.
Farfetch, a global e-commerce platform for the fashion industry, received a $397m investment from Chinese e-commerce company JD.com (Nasdaq:JD).
TrueLayer, a London, UK-based fintech developer platform that provides access to bank APIs, raised $3m in Series A funding.
Blockchain, a London, UK-based software platform for digital assets, raised $40m in Series B funding.
Mobeus Equity Partners, a London, UK-based equity investor in SMEs, recently closed its fourth fund, at over £140m.
MyTutor, a UK-based digital tutoring platform, raised £3m in funding.
Soldo, a London, UK-based fintech startup that provides a multi-user spending account, announced an $11m (approx. £9m) Series A funding round.
There was undoubtedly some scratching of heads why the Bank of England (BoE) and its director Mark Carney decided not to raise the base rate of interest.
BGF, the UK-based investor in growing companies, has expanded its investment team into the Republic of Ireland with the appointment of Leo Casey.
Scalable Capital, a Munich, Germany- and London, UK-based digital investment manager, closed a €30m funding round.
AimBrain, a London, UK-based developer of an advanced biometric identity platform, secured a £4m Series A funding.
Milk Visual Effects, an independent visual effects (VFX) company which creates innovative and complex visual effects for high-end television and feature films, raised £2m in funding.